Certified, and energetic with over ** years of experience working as Dental Assistant. Versatile insurance billing specialist, hands on experience in privacy and safety, project management and administrative support to the patients.
Strong interpersonal skills, and ability to effectively communicate with patients and dental staff
Dedicated team player, and proficient in data entry, schedule management, and file management
Demonstrated a solid comprehension of common dental procedures
In-depth knowledge of the dental treatment procedures
Remarkable ability to work well with all types of patients
Proficient in MS Office Suit (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook)
Extremely proficient in insurance procedures
Sep 2001 to Present: Dental Assistant/Insurance Biller
Bright Now! Dental - Kent, WA
Efficiently managed patient care, process dental X-rays, sterilize instruments, scheduling appointments and record keeping.
Responsible for billing and filing insurance claims
Displayed high efficiency in dental procedure preparation and understanding of the protocols regarding mixing of fillings.
Sound understanding of various dental equipment’s and dental processes.
Worked with dental staff to develop programs to encourage patients to schedule regular checkups
Assist in the management of dental and medical emergencies with professionalism and calm
Maintain clean, and positive environments optimizing patient comfort and safety
Verify patients eligibility and claims status with insurance agencies
Identify and resolve patients billing and payment issues
May 1999 to Sept 2001: Dental Assistant
Bright Now! Dental - Tukwila, WA
June 1993 to May 1999: Shift Leader
Jack In the Box
Education and Training
Dental Assisting 1999
Highline Community College - DesMoines, WA, USA
Activities and Honors